Gary Utley

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Top Cybersecurity Trends in 2020

Top Cybersecurity Trends in 2020The world of cybersecurity is changing dramatically. As we move further into 2020, it's easy to wonder what new trends we will face in cybersecurity. From 2010 to 2019, many of the threats that we uncovered had to do with cloud platforms and the Internet of Things. As the world becomes more connected, it also becomes more dangerous. So, what are some of the cybersecurity trends and threats that we can see happening?

Microsoft Azure vs. AWS: Which Makes Sense for Your Business?


You know that you want access to the power of the cloud, but there are two popular solutions available: Microsoft Azure and AWS. What are the benefits of each platform? Which platform makes the most sense for your business?

Wrestling with Azure Cost Management? Here's How an MSP Can Help


Azure Cost Management is complex enough that it's an entirely separate part of managing and maintaining Azure. As with most cloud solutions, Azure has specialized costing depending on the services and features you need and the resources that you use. Azure Cost Management can be arcane to many, and can quickly spiral out of control. A Microsoft Azure management team can help.

9 Ways Azure Managed Services Are More Efficient than Flying Solo


When it comes to an Azure infrastructure, your business doesn't need to go it alone. If you're thinking about an Azure deployment, you should also be thinking about enlisting the services of an MSP. An Azure managed services provider will be able to help you leverage Azure in ways that you may not be able to if you're trying to manage your infrastructure alone.

How Azure Managed Cloud Services Can Change Your Business


Azure alone is powerful. But when augmented by a specialized, managed cloud service, it becomes an even more effective solution. Here are some of the most important ways that Azure managed cloud services can change your business.

Why Migrate to Azure?


Are you considering a migration to Azure? From the benefits of Azure storage to the benefits of a complete Microsoft ecosystem, Azure has a number of features and advantages that make it the right solution for a business. But does that mean that it's right for your business?

6 Azure Migration Strategy Mistakes Businesses Should Avoid


You may know the nuts-and-bolts of Azure migration, but what about your Azure migration strategy? Deploying a critical change in operations demands that you have a comprehensive plan in place. Here are some of the most common mistakes businesses make when they're trying to plan out their Azure migration.

7 Examples of how Privileged Identity Management Guards Your Business

Privileged Identity Management CouldPrivileged access management solutions make it possible for organizations to control administrative and user accounts on a granular level, allowing administrators to control user privileges, and ensuring that administrative actions are properly tracked. Companies that are using Azure AD or considering a shift to Azure AD should consider the advantages of privileged identity management.

Why Privileged Account Management Beats Password Vaulting

Privileged Account ManagementYou need better password management. But what should you try? Many people recommend password vaulting, also known as password managers. But while this can be effective for your end users, it may not be effective for your organization or network as a whole.

8 Reasons Your Business Needs PAM: Privileged Access Management

PAM Privileged Access ManagementWhat is privileged access management? How does it help an organization?

PAM – privileged access management – is a security strategy through which certain rights are passed only to administrators, not employees. Privileged accounts are created for administrators for the purposes of installing software solutions, altering network settings, and controlling access for other employees.